Format: 500-550 words, double-spaced; put name and paper number in upper right-hand corner; title optional.
For Paper 1, please write a narrative. A narrative is literally a story.? Write about yourself.? For details on how to write a narrative, see McWhorter?s composition text, pages 227-250.? The actual list of possible topics appears on page 240.? You need not choose one of these topics?they are just suggestions.? Use them if you wish.? For detailed information on writing a narrative thesis statement, see page 243.
Above all else, write on something that interests you.